This course introduces the art of performance through theater games, breathing and sound exercises. Movement assigned monologues will encourage students to read and explore emotions. This is done through comedic and dramatic situations. Students will be encouraged to start and maintain a journal through out the course. Students will contribute their life experience that will evolve into short scenes thru improvisation as well as writings. All facts and performances will be explored including being a good audience. The class will culminate in a 30-minute performance. Class will end with a positive saying.
Instructor: Joyce Ojo-Allen married the late John E. Allen Jr. who along with Robert E. Leslie founded Freedom Theatre. Mrs. Allen graduated from Cheyney University. She is a master instructor for the drama ministry at St. John Baptist Church in Camden N.J.